11 Songs, 33 Minutes

TITLE TIME

Ratings and Reviews

4.6 out of 5
12 Ratings

12 Ratings

TB169 ,

Great

His later years are the best. Great vocals. This albulm is a sleeper. Underappreciated. He is truly a non conformist.

flunky2k ,

True and great

A honest, soulful re-interpretation of Hank William songs. Six More Miles is a brilliant, simple distillation of grief and despair in song. Long Gone Daddy is a rough, bitter remake with truly atmospheric guitar. A virtuoso tribute to the originals while undeniably Matt Johnson. I wish The The would return to something like these personal, pained poems which are furtive ground poorly tilled in music today.

mozollini ,

Stands the test of time...

Like Hank Williams timeless classics, I keep returning to listen...
Of course Hank I is where everyone should start and stay, but...
I never like covers albums, but there is an intimate setting here. The spoken/sung lyrics by Matt Johnson brings Hank's words home. Maybe two songs are not quite there, but this really is a classic album that ends with a beautiful, sad, ghostly wind.

More By The The

You May Also Like